Charles Ohayon has worked in the television, advertising and film industries since 1979.
While at Films 24, he
produced a number of advertisements that won awards, including a Silver Lion at the Cannes International Advertising Festival and a Clio Award in New York.
In 1986, he became president of the subsidiary Cléo 24, created to work across all genres of production, and took charge of business development.
From 1994 to 1998, he was Director General of Programming (television) at Société Radio-Canada, where he was responsible for drama, culture, variety, youth and sports content, as well as acquisitions and external productions.
From 1999 to 2004, he was President-Director General and shareholder of Exotik Tours, a travel wholesaler, where he was in charge of business development and the overall management of the company.
Since 2004, he
has provided consulting services in film and television production, as well as in the development and financing of new projects, in addition to handling distribution and sales at Productions Casablanca
He was President of the Association des producteurs de films et de télévision du Québec (APFTQ), sat on the board of directors of the Canadian Television Fund, was the chair of the Quebec board of directors of the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television from 2006 to 2012 and is still president of the board of directors of the Independent Production Fund.